international

(adjective) Concerning two or more nations.

Example:

  1. Asian food in Western countries.
  2. The Olympic Games are an international event.

Audio Pronunciation: (in·ter·na·tion·al)

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Usage Notes:

  • In contrast to international, national concerns one nation.
  • Sociologists study (noun) internationality or (noun) internationalism to examine (adverb) internationally relevant themes such as (noun) internationalists and the process of (noun) internationalization or how culture (verb) internationalizes.

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Random House Webster’s College Dictionary. 1997. New York: Random House.

Wikipedia contributors. (N.d.) Wiktionary, The Free Dictionary. Wikimedia Foundation. (http://en.wiktionary.org).

 

How to Cite the Definition of International

ASA – American Sociological Association (5th edition)

Bell, Kenton, ed. 2014. “international.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Retrieved December 14, 2018 (https://sociologydictionary.org/international/).

APA – American Psychological Association (6th edition)

international. (2014). In K. Bell (Ed.), Open education sociology dictionary. Retrieved from https://sociologydictionary.org/international/

Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date – Chicago Manual of Style (16th edition)

Bell, Kenton, ed. 2014. “international.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Accessed December 14, 2018. https://sociologydictionary.org/international/.

MLA – Modern Language Association (7th edition)

“international.” Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Ed. Kenton Bell. 2014. Web. 14 Dec. 2018. <https://sociologydictionary.org/international/>.